VanGrim (through Zanarkand AB) Contributor Proposal for Nimi (23 January - 23 February)

VanGrim Contributor Proposal


Hello all! I’m Kenny (@vangrim on Keybase), and a full-stack Web3 developer part of the DxGov team.

For this contributor proposal period, I’d like to suggest allocating 20% of a regular full-time commitment to the Nimi team. For this month, which also marks the end of the incubation period, the Nimi team will focus a lot on preparing for ETHDenver. See Nimi Incubation Grant - DXVentures .

Nimi (20%) - Proposed Scope of Contribution:


  • Facilitating development for the developers regarding the upcoming epics (e.g., prioritizing tasks, defining epics, coordinating with the product team regarding strategy), which includes more ENS integrations and more robust infrastructure.
  • Branch off and release of product every sprint
  • Be in charge of the sprint and sprint meetings on Monday.
  • Actively engage in weekly meetings to bring the Nimi product ready for post-incubation.


  • Act as technical project manager in charge, which includes managing Nimi’s development processes, planning issues in accordance with the roadmap, and coordinating between QA and developers (examples: release strategy, incident management, e.g.).

Time commitment:

  • Full time (8hr/week)

Experience Level:

  • Level 4


  • $1200 DAI (20% of $6000 DAI)
  • $800 DXD (20% of $4000 DXD) - Vested for three years with a 1-year cliff starting 23 January 2022.
  • 0.0334% REP.

NOTE: The above compensation will be provided through DevX AG (@DevX) e.g. devx.eth.

Work Experience:

  • 3+ years of experience building applications on React, TypeScript, Node.js, and many back-end-related frameworks.
  • 3+ years as a privacy lawyer. Worked with a variety of clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies.
  • Completed pull requests for DXvote , DXdao Contracts , and DAVI

Previous Contributor proposals:

The proposal is on-chain and divided into REP and xDAI.